Main Profile

At A Glance

St. Ignatius School

St. Ignatius School is a coeducational private Catholic traditional school for students in grades Transitional KG through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


St. Ignatius School's Full Profile



St. Ignatius School says

St. Ignatius Catholic Elementary School, located in the Highland Park area of Los Angeles offers a program which is permeated by Gospel values through a curriculum that develops the spiritual, intellectual, moral and physical needs of the child in Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. While recognizing individual differences, we strive to provide a high standard of performance so that each child can reach his/her full potential.


Saint Ignatius of Loyola School follows the Common Core State Standards.

Mission Statement

Saint Ignatius of Loyola School, in partnership with parents, parish and civic community, is committed to excellence in Catholic education for our students. Inspired by the charism of the Dominican Sisters of Mission San Jose we proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, build faith community, and call our students to life long Christian service.




Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.


  (323) 255-6456



Academic Calendar: Semester

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 152
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Transitional KG 7
Kindergarten 13
1 17
2 20
3 12
4 19
5 15
6 10
7 16
8 23

St. Ignatius School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing St. Ignatius School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 43% Male / 57% Female
Dress Code Uniform
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 91%
Asian 5%
Vice-Principal   Mrs. Ileana Wade
Principal   Ms. Jane McFarren


Students have the opportunity to participate in numerous extracurricular activities from the Archdiocesan Academic Decathlon to sports activities. Please see the extracurricular activities section. An Extracurricular activity Saint Ignatius of Loyola has been involved with for the past 16 years has been SRLA - Students Run Los Angeles, a program where 7th and 8th grade students train to participate in the Los Angeles Marathon.
  • Cross Country
  • Flag Football
  • Track and Field
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Softball
  • Volleyball

Associations & Memberships

Questions about St. Ignatius School

Want more info about St. Ignatius School? Get free advice from education experts and Noodle community members.

  • Answer